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calliper definitions

WordNet (r) 3.0 (2005)

n
1: an instrument for measuring the distance between two points (often used in the plural) [syn: caliper, calliper] v
1: measure the diameter of something with calipers [syn: caliper, calliper]

Merriam Webster's

chiefly British variant of caliper

Oxford Reference Dictionary

n. & v. (also caliper) --n. 1 (in pl.) (also calliper compasses) compasses with bowed legs for measuring the diameter of convex bodies, or with out-turned points for measuring internal dimensions. 2 (in full calliper splint) a metal splint to support the leg. --v.tr. measure with callipers. Etymology: app. var. of CALIBRE

Collin's Cobuild Dictionary

see caliper



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